NRG Yield Company Profile (NYSE:NYLD)

About NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)

NRG Yield logoNRG Yield, Inc. serves as the primary vehicle, through which NRG Energy, Inc. owns, operates and acquires contracted renewable and conventional generation and thermal infrastructure assets. It owns a diversified portfolio of contracted renewable and conventional generation and thermal infrastructure assets in the United States. Its contracted generation portfolio includes three natural gas or dual-fired facilities, eight utility-scale solar and wind generation facilities and two portfolios of distributed solar facilities that collectively represent 1,324 net megawatt. The Company also own thermal infrastructure assets with an aggregate steam and chilled water capacity of 1,098 net megawatt and electric generation capacity of 123 net megawatt. In July 2014, NRG Yield Inc completed its acquisition of three Right of First Offer (ROFO) assets from NRG Energy, Inc. In August 2014, it acquired Alta Wind facility located in Tehachapi, California from Terra-Gen Power LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:NYLD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.nrgyield.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.17 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 63,729,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.18
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.58
  • 52 Week Range: $13.98 - $19.05
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 40.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.16
  • Book Value: $18.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.98
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.08
  • Dividend Yield: 6.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $753 million
  • Net Margins: 4.47%
  • Return on Equity: 1.89%
  • Return on Assets: 0.53%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.40%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.03%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 554,067 shs.
  • Beta: 2.57
  • Short Ratio: 8.24
 

Frequently Asked Questions for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)

What is NRG Yield's stock symbol?

NRG Yield trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NYLD."

How often does NRG Yield pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NRG Yield?

NRG Yield declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.09%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 30th. This is an increase from NRG Yield's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27. View NRG Yield's Dividend History.

How were NRG Yield's earnings last quarter?

NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.27 by $0.01. The company earned $284 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $297.66 million. NRG Yield had a return on equity of 1.89% and a net margin of 4.47%. The business's revenue was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.29 earnings per share. View NRG Yield's Earnings History.

Where is NRG Yield's stock going? Where will NRG Yield's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for NRG Yield's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect NRG Yield's stock price to reach $20.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for NRG Yield.

Who are some of NRG Yield's key competitors?

Who owns NRG Yield stock?

NRG Yield's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (5.89%), Advisory Research Inc. (1.83%), Beach Investment Management LLC. (2.16%), Rare Infrastructure Ltd (0.91%), GCA Investment Management LLC (1.24%) and Capital Advisors Inc. OK (1.06%). Company insiders that own NRG Yield stock include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NRG Yield.

Who sold NRG Yield stock? Who is selling NRG Yield stock?

NRG Yield's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, FMR LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Credit Capital Investments LLC and MML Investors Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Yield.

Who bought NRG Yield stock? Who is buying NRG Yield stock?

NRG Yield's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Beach Investment Management LLC., GCA Investment Management LLC, Rare Infrastructure Ltd, Blackstart Capital LP, BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, Evergreen Capital Management LLC, MD Sass Investors Services Inc. and Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have bought NRG Yield stock in the last two years include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Yield.

How do I buy NRG Yield stock?

Shares of NRG Yield can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is NRG Yield's stock price today?

One share of NRG Yield stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.40.


MarketBeat Community Rating for NRG Yield (NYSE NYLD)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  144 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  265
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $20.00 (8.70% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$17.00LowView Rating Details
7/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$19.00 -> $18.00LowView Rating Details
6/1/2017Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
4/23/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$20.00 -> $24.00LowView Rating Details
3/1/2017GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/15/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$21.00N/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/22/2015Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Earnings by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Earnings History by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE NYLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/20176/30/2017$0.27$0.28$297.66 million$284.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 17($0.03)($0.03)$195.91 million$218.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.21($0.10)$294.81 million$232.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$0.31$0.30$264.60 million$272.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.16$0.05$217.37 million$220.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.29$0.18$232.43 million$209.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.32$0.15$232.09 million$3.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q414($0.08)($0.15)$168.40 million$180.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q414$0.48$0.43$174.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.44$0.20$171.30 million$161.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.30$0.35$108.12 million$134.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.17$0.17$91.82 million$110.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413$0.21$1.04$93.66 billion$86.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q3$0.37$0.39$79.74 million$95.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.15 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Next Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.08
Dividend Yield:5.87%
Dividend Growth:60.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:240.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
116.13% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
93.91% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)

Dividend History by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE NYLD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/3/2017Quarterly$0.285.93%8/30/20179/1/20179/15/2017
5/2/2017quarterly$0.276.24%5/30/20176/1/20176/15/2017
2/15/2017quarterly$0.262/27/20173/1/20173/15/2017
11/4/2016quarterly$0.256.45%11/29/201612/1/201612/15/2016
8/10/2016quarterly$0.245.62%8/30/20169/1/20169/15/2016
5/5/2016$0.235/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.235/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
2/17/2016quarterly$0.232/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016
11/4/2015quarterly$0.2211/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.218/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.214.94%8/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
5/18/2015special$0.205/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015
2/18/2015quarterly$0.392.95%2/26/20153/2/20153/16/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.383.05%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014
8/7/2014quarterly$0.372.77%8/28/20149/2/20149/15/2014
5/6/2014quarterly$0.353.2%5/29/20146/2/20146/16/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.333.39%2/27/20143/3/20143/17/2014
11/1/2013special$0.2311/27/201312/2/201312/16/2013
10/31/2013quarterly$0.2311/27/201312/2/201312/16/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.19%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.35%
Insider Trades by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/8/2016Chad PlotkinCFOBuy1,280$15.63$20,006.40View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Christopher S SotosInsiderBuy6,400$15.67$100,288.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Mauricio GutierrezEVPBuy4,000$14.37$57,480.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013David W CraneCEOBuy26,750$22.00$588,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Ferrell P MccleanDirectorBuy3,000$22.00$66,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Kirkland B AndrewsEVPBuy5,000$22.00$110,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Latest Headlines for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NRG Yield, Inc. : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 6:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 12:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. :NYLD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 2:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 12:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $297.72 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) Raises Dividend to $0.28 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 1:32 PM
businesswire.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results, Completes Drop Down Acquisition from NRG, Reaffirms 2017 Financial Guidance, and Raises Second Quarter Dividend ...
www.businesswire.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
rttnews.com logoNRG Yield Q2 Profit Down
www.rttnews.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results, Completes Drop Down Acquisition from NRG, Reaffirms 2017 Financial Guidance, and Raises Second Quarter Dividend by 3.7%
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield beats Street 2Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.27 EPS Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 2:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Analysis: UNS Energy Corp (UNS) vs. NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 12:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing NRG Yield (NYLD) & NV Energy (NVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : July 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on August 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 6:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: NRG Yield (NYLD) vs. NV Energy (NVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 12:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$267.30 Million in Sales Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 3:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.27 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 8:34 AM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Wednesday Option Activity: NYLD, WTW, AZO
www.nasdaq.com - July 7 at 7:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMade In The USA: 4 Dividends Up To 10%
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : July 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield (NYLD) versus NV Energy (NVE) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 2:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:NYLD) : June 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 8:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 6:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 8:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$267.32 Million in Sales Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 10:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.27 Earnings Per Share Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 1:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C's (NYLD) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Williams Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 3 at 7:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. : NYLD-US: Dividend Analysis : June 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 31 at 11:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 8:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to Post $0.28 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Review Said to Include Potential Sale of All Renewables
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NRG Yield, Inc. : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. :NYLD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:NYLD) : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Estimates
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 6:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of -0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 5:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNRG Yield's (NYLD) CEO Chris Sotos on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 4:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.27 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results, Completes Drop Down Acquisition from NRG, Updates 2017 Financial Guidance, and Raises Second Quarter Dividend by 3.8%
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $195.91 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 11:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to Announce -$0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 11:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.30
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 5:48 PM

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